7th Oct 2019 by Cam Brierley

Updated 7th Oct 2019

Weekly Esports Job Roundup #80

The 10 best jobs in esports, from September 30 - October 7 2019.

It’s Monday, which means it’s time to count through the 10 best jobs we’ve posted in the past week.

Being able to choose from a selection of over 200 means we’re accustomed to seeing these lists looking absolutely STACKED, and we can promise you that this edition is no different!

Let us show you that though, rather than tell you…

Red Bull Logo

(Expired) International Gaming Specialist

4 months ago by Red Bull

Fuschl am See, Austria

Why we love this job:

  • A brand as cool as Red Bull hiring in esports always makes the list!
  • It’s a job in Austria, and besides from Red Bull themselves we really don’t see many opportunities there
  • The cherry on the cake is that this job focuses on event work, meaning you can work at the epicentre of esports

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 2 years of experience in gaming / esports
  • Experience in project managing in gaming
  • A University degree in a relevant field
Orange County Department of Education Logo

(Expired) Curriculum Specialist, Esports

4 months ago by Orange County Department of Education

Costa Mesa (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It’s a Department of Education hiring for someone specialist in esports!
  • Education jobs that crossover into esports are always cool, but they rarely provided this much influence
  • It has a very strong salary of $429 - $523 per day

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 3 years of experience in education
  • Bachelor’s degree with major course work in an educational program
  • A valid Californian credential authorizing you to work in a public school program
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(Expired) Content Writer for Fortnite

4 months ago by Tracker Network

Remote (Anywhere)

Why we love this job:

  • Remote, freelance work - the esports job wombo combo!
  • Being active on Fortnite subreddits is a job requirement
  • They don’t hamper this job with unrealistic experience requirements - impress them with a portfolio or a body of work!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Be over the age of 18
  • Strong writing ability
  • Tapped into the Fortnite community
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(Expired) Community Manager

4 months ago by Corsair

Fremont (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • CORSAIR is one of the largest peripheral and hardware companies in esports, and seems like a cool place to work
  • This is a junior job at a massive company giving you plenty of room to build experience
  • Event travel to flagship events like PAX and TwitchCon is part of your job!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or a related field
  • 1+ year of experience managing online communities
  • Generalist marketing knowledge in social media and communications
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(Expired) Influencer Marketing Manager

4 months ago by Riot Games

Berlin, Germany

Why we love this job:

  • It’s not just influencer work in esports, which would be awesome enough as it is…
  • ...it’s working on the LEC, which instantly makes it cooler!
  • Working with and helping creators improve is a big focus of this job

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 5 years of experience in marketing, influencer management or a similar area
  • A degree in a field related to marketing or advertising
  • A track record of managing direct reports
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(Expired) Manager, Strategy and Team Business Operations - Call of Duty Esports

4 months ago by Blizzard Entertainment

Santa Monica (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • The Call of Duty jobs have been ramping up lately in preparation for the Call of Duty league, and it’s a very exciting time to get involved!
  • You’ll be directly involved in structuring the league and how teams compete and interact within it
  • Being involved in the first year of the CDL means being able to help build it from the ground up!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 5 years of experience in business strategy
  • 3 years of experience in leadership positions managing a team
  • A level thinker that can draw business solutions from data
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(Expired) Community Manager, UK & Nordics

4 months ago by Riot Games

London, UK

Why we love this job:

  • It’s not too often that the UK office of Riot is hiring - make the most of it, UK League of Legends fans!
  • Community management is one of our most popular sectors, and is always sought after by a lot of our users!
  • There’s a pretty awesome list of perks, too

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 3 years of experience in community management
  • A native love and understanding of League of Legends
  • You’re a social media natural, confident and qualified across a multitude of channels
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(Expired) Graphic Design Intern

4 months ago by Fnatic

London, UK

Why we love this job:

  • Jobs at Fnatic have to be some of the coolest prospects for a UK esports fan, and this internship can help you get a foot in the door!
  • This would be invaluable on your CV / resume
  • Fnatic is one of the esports orgs with the cleanest, most creative visual presence, and that’s the department you’d be joining!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • An eye for design
  • Expert use of Illustrator, Photoshop and similar programs
  • Ambition and creative flair to give you the attitude that anything is possible in design!
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(Expired) Head of Influencer Relationships

4 months ago by Blizzard Entertainment

Irvine (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It has that golden word in it - “influencer”!
  • The scope of this job is really something quite special, as your responsibilities would expand across multiple franchises and games
  • The size of Blizzard means you’d have the room to work with some pretty incredible gaming figures

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a field related to marketing, or the equivalent experience
  • 8 years of experience in influencer relationship, PR, brand or another element of marketing
  • Track record of owning projects and campaigns and delivering success
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(Expired) Videographer, Call of Duty Toronto

4 months ago by OverActive Media Group

Toronto (Ontario), Canada

Why we love this job:

  • As a videographer for an esports team that will be constantly travelling, you’ll be flying around the globe with them!
  • Esports content will literally be your full time job
  • You’ll be at - and capturing - the frontline of the Call of Duty league as it unfolds

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Very comfortable with frequent travel
  • A degree in TV or film production or a related field, or the equivalent experience
  • 3 years of experience in field production